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  • Do you need a SureFire 512 Battery Back Up with a Pellet Stove?

    Pellet Stoves are becoming more and more popular today as people seek to save money on heating their homes while maintaining the ease and convenience of oil or gas. One of the advantages -A pellet stove is clean-burning. When your homemade wood stove is functioning properly, there are no fumes...
  • Home Brewing Equipment for the Beer Enthusiast

    Home breweries are trending these days and are beginning to pop up everywhere. With homebrewing’s popularity on the rise, Alternative Heating & Supplies wanted to provide the perfect addition to any homebrew operation. The Dragon Plate Chiller is an essential brewing addition to your home brewing system. The Dragon Plate...
  • Here are the winners for the AltHeatSupply Photo Contest

    We had a photo contest with some really great prizes, asking for people to submit a picture of them next to their recently purchased products. We enjoyed seeing these photos from our supporters, they're so much fun! And now, without any further ado, here are the winners: 1st Place...
  • The Top 4 Pool Heat Exchanger Options

    Summertime is almost here, which means pool season is approaching as well. Even in the heat, everyone has a different temperature preference for their pools. Check out some information about our top 4 different types of heat exchangers for summer use and their benefits. Whether you’re shopping for a heat...
  • TH001 Manual

      This manual covers the following models*: T822K,L • T827K * Images are for reference only and may not represent the actual thermostat. Pre-installation checklist   Check package contents: Thermostat Wall anchors & screws (2 each) Before you begin, make sure you have: No. 2 Phillips & small pocket screwdrivers...
  • TH001 Installation

    T822, TS822 Heating/Cooling Thermostats   Features T822A, D, F and TS822A control heating systems. T822C, E control cooling systems. T822G controls heating or cooling systems. T822F provides Auto-On System switching. T822D, F, G heating anticipators are adjustable. T822A and TS822A heating anticipators are not adjustable. T822C, F, G cooling anticipators...
  • Dragon Breath Unit Heater Applications

    Our Dragon Breath Unit Heaters can be mounted just about anywhere. Their small and compact designs make them perfect for heating basements, garages, workshops, greenhouses, warehouses, drying corn, heat dumps, bed bugs, mobile units and many more setups. These water-based units come with a “Venturi-designed” high-quality fan, water to air...
  • Why do we need Boiler Treatment and Maintenance

    Spring is almost here.  It’s time to consider how your boiler system will spend the next few months while it sits dormant. Where should you start? Alternative Heating & Supply recommends that you begin with Boiler treatment and maintenance. What is Boiler Treatment and why do we need it? A...
  • The Surefire 512 Pellet Stove Battery Backup

    When the power goes out, being prepared is crucial for keeping you and your family safe. At Alternative Heating & Supply, we want you to be ready before an outage occurs. In 2017, 36.7 million people were affected by power outages across the U.S. lasting on average about 1 hour...
  • Why & How to Choose the Best Outdoor Wood Boiler

    In this blog post, you're going to find out all about wood boilers: which outdoor wood boiler is best to use and who makes it, and how efficient it is to use one to heat your home, the advantages it has for our environment, wood boiler comparisons, features, parts, and accessories. Additionally, you'll learn the most effective practices from the experts in choosing your new wood furnace.

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